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Digital Gold Rush Powered by GPUs

Oct 9, 2012 |

<img style=”float: left;” src=”http://media2.hpcwire.com/hpcwire/Bitcoin_Panning_small.jpg” alt=”” width=”99″ height=”78″ />Coinlab, a Seattle-based startup that offers a unique monetization service, is considering a move into high performance computing. Today the company mines Bitcoins, digital currency to help online gamers make money. But they believe the same infrastructure that powers their operation can be parlayed into an HPC service business.

Digital Gold Rush Powered by GPUs

Oct 9, 2012 |

<img style=”float: left;” src=”http://media2.hpcwire.com/hpcwire/Bitcoin_Panning_small.jpg” alt=”” width=”99″ height=”78″ />Coinlab, a Seattle-based startup that offers a unique monetization service, is considering a move into high performance computing. Today the company mines Bitcoins, digital currency to help online gamers make money. But they believe the same infrastructure that powers their operation can be parlayed into an HPC service business.